Guy de Maupassant


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French writer noted especially for his short stories (1850-1893)

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Addressing an international corpus, Met analyzes works by Prosper Merimee, Guy de Maupassant, Algernon Blackwood, H.
Specific texts he addresses include polemical writing against the Civil Code from around 1848 onwards, Honore de Balzac's Ursule Mirouet, short stories by Henri Guy de Maupassant, women's writings on inheritance in terms of the situation of women under the successional and matrimonial regimes of the Civil Code, and Emile Zola's La Terre.
Aside from its obvious and multivalent Biblical allusions, Hemingway's story is grounded in French literature, including work by Guy de Maupassant as well as several unexamined possibilities from the works of Zola and Baudelaire.
He worked at this labor some decades before Europeans such as Gustave Flaubert and later Guy de Maupassant had settled on the short-story form as a vehicle for making art that coincided with popular entertainment.
In Paris he shows us the Eiffel Tower, but the Eiffel Tower through the eyes of Guy de Maupassant.
Ugetsu," directed by Kenji Mizoguchi, is inspired by short stories by Ueda Akinari and Guy de Maupassant.
It is important to recognise that if behaviours and lifestyles were to be the key criteria on which exposure to the arts depended, our young people would have no exposure to the writings of Oscar Wilde, the poetry of Lord Byron, the paintings of Caravaggio, Edouard Manet and Paul Gauguin, the music of Franz Schubert and the writing of Guy de Maupassant and many others," said the spokesman.
When I arrived at the ancient city, known for its associations with Richard the Lionheart, Gustave Flaubert, Guy de Maupassant and Claude Monet, I walked through the medieval streets and visited the place where Joan of Arc was burnt at the stake.
The selections from Allama Iqbal, Bulleh Shah, Jalal-ud-Din Rumi, Sachal Sarmast, Guy de Maupassant, Charles Parrault, Ahmad Nadeem Qasmi and Ghulam Abbas have been part of English courses of study.
But the manner in which they articulate can also be important, and French kings, according to the celebrated nineteenth-century French writer Guy de Maupassant, have been particularly adept at skillfully using language to get what they want.
Yn ogystal a rhai o glasuron y stori fer Gymraeg gan awduron fel Kate Roberts, Mihangel Morgan ac Eigra Lewis Roberts mae'r ddwy gyfrol - 20 Stori Fer (Cyfrol 1 & 2) - yn cynnwys cyfieithiadau i'r Gymraeg o waith rhai o awduron mawr Ewrop fel Anton Chekhov a Guy de Maupassant.
Y stori gyntaf yn y gyfrol gyntaf ywYDiafol gan Guy de Maupassant.
Short story writer Guy de Maupassant captured it best for me on my first day of exploration.
It also discusses important contemporaries and colleagues of Verga, including, but not limited to, Emile Zola, Guy de Maupassant, Emilio Treves, Antonio Fogazzaro, and Gabriele D'Annunzio.
They admired as models for their short fiction Guy de Maupassant and O.